17 July 2015 at 2309 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Hinsdale County, Colorado.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 71 year old individual who sustained a knee injury while out hiking. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location.